Cessna 172 RG Cutless

Cessna 172 RG Cutless - Advanced Aircraft Data

AirFrame
Fusulage Construction Semimonocoque
Airframe Material All-Metal
Number of Doors 3


Wing
Wing Location Top Wing
Wing Construction Double Spar Strut Supported
Wing Rib Material Sheet Metal
Wing Skin Material Aluminum
--Aileron
Aileron Type Conventional
Aileron Trim None
Aileron Control System Pully and Cable
--Flap
Flap Type Single Slot
Wing Flap Actuation Electric


Empennage
Empennage Type Conventional
Empennage Rib Material Sheet Metal
Empennage Skin Material Aluminum
Rudder Trim Bungee System
Yaw Trim Actuator Manual
Yaw Control System Cable and Pully
Pitch Trim Cable Link Trim Tab
Pitch Control System Cable and Pulley
Pitch Trim Actuator Manual


Landing Gear
Landing Gear Type Tricycle
Retractable Yes
Retraction System Hydralic/Electric
Emergency Extension Hand Pump
Ground Steering Rudder Pedals
Shock Absorbtion Main Gear Tubular Spring-Steel Struts
Shock Absorbtion Other Gear Nosewheel Air/Oil Strut
Brake Type Hydraulic Actuated Brake Disc
Brake Controls Toe Brakes


Cabin
Instrument Panel IFR non Glass
Flight Control Ram Horn Yoke
Number of Seats 4
Heating Engine Exhaust Shroud
Window Defrost Ducted Hot Air
Cooling Ducted Ram Air


Profiles
Normal Climb Profile Speed (KIAS) 90 KIAS
Maximum Climb Profile Speed (KIAS) 84-74 KIAS
Engine
Number of Engines 1
Engine Manufacturer Lycoming
Engine Model O-360-F1A6
Engine Type Normally Aspirated Piston
Geared Direct Drive
Cooled Air Cooled
Fuel/Air Mechanism Carburetor
Number of Cylinders 4
Max HP 180
Starter System Electric Starter


Propeller
Propeller Manufacturer McCauley
Propeller Model B2D34C220/80VHA-3.5
Number of Blades 2
Minimum Diameter 75.5
Maximum Diameter 76.5
Propeller Type Constant Speed
Propeller Governor Oil Pressure


Fuel System
Fuel System Type Gravity Fed
Approved Fuel Type 1 100LL
Approved Fuel Type 2 100/130
Approved Fuel Type 3
Fuel Capacity (G) 66
Tank Type 1 Location Inboard Wings
Tank Type 1 Capacity (G) 33
Tank Type 2 Location None
Tank Type 2 Capacity (G) 0
Usable Fuel (G) 62
Oil Capacity (Quarts) 9


Electrical System
Power Source Engine Driven Alternator
Power Storage Battery
System Voltage 28
Alternator Amp 60
Battery Voltage 24
Battery Amp/Hour 10


Limitations
Maximum T/O Weight (lbs) 2650
Maximum LDG Weight (lbs) 2650
Standard Empty Weight (lbs) 1633
Useful Load (lbs) 1017
Station 1 Baggage Location Behind Last Row Of Seats
Max Weight Station 1 (lbs) 200
Station 2 Baggage Location Behind Baggage Station 1
Max Weight Station 2(lbs) 50
Station 3 Baggage Location none
Max Weight Station 3(lbs) 0
Wing Loading (lbs/sq.ft) 15.2
Vne (KCAS) 164
Vno (KCAS) 145
Va(Max Gross) (KCAS) 106